Information for Prospective Families

Hello, Welcome to Seven Hills Classical Academy!

We are a (tuition-free) public charter school located in Bloomington. Seven Hills offers a rigorous academic and virtue education program. Our curriculum is centered around the classical tradition providing daily instruction in grammar, history, language, math, science, and writing with a four day rotation in art, Latin, music, and physical education. 

Open House Dates and Information


Building: As the first public charter school in Bloomington, Seven Hills leases space from Cedar Valley Church, a spacious former elementary school at 8600 Bloomington Avenue South, Bloomington. This site features access to a gymnasium, a huge atrium, large classrooms, outdoor playgrounds and many other amenities.

Location: 8600 Bloomington Ave S., Bloomington, MN 55425 in the Cedar Valley Church facility along with Beacon Preparatory School. The location is about 1 mile west of the Mall of America, near I-494 and Cedar/HWY 77.

Telephone: 952.426.6000

School District: Under Minnesota charter school law, Seven Hills functions as its own school District.

Open Enrollment: We are currently accepting applications for Kindergarten, 1st and 2nd grade for the 2014--2015 school year.  We are not accepting new students in 3rd, 4th, or 5th grades at this time.

The open enrollment dates for the 2015--2016 school year starts November 1, 2014 and ends Janurary 31, 2015 at 4:00 P.M. CT.  A lottery will be held in Februrary (if necessary). 

Curriculum: Classical Core Knowledge, Singapore Math.

School Daily Schedule: 8:40 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Tuition: Seven Hills is a (tuition-free) public charter school.

Enrollment: Currently 500 students.

Uniforms: Seven Hills follows a strict uniform policy. Navy blue or white polo shirts and sweaters, with school emblem, khaki pants, blue plaid skirts, and black shoes.

Busing: There are three main/general routes with multiple buses and mega stops for the communities of Burnsville, Bloomington, Richfield and South Minneapolis.

Should you have any enrollment questions you can contact Laura Finkel at 952-426-6038 or via email at

We are no longer accepting applications for the 2014-2015 academic year.


2015 - 2016 Online Enrollment Interest Form (Click Here)


2015-2016 Applications will NOT be available until November 1, 2014 when our Open Enrollment period begins for the next school year and goes until January 31, 2015.

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Notice: Due to legislation changes, Full Day Kindergarten will be tuition free starting the 2014-2015 school year.


Attachment Celebration School Success & Test Score Comparison
Attachment 2015 - 2016 Enrollment Procedures
Attachment 2015 - 2016 Enrollment Timeline
Attachment School Tours
Attachment Open House Presentation
School Authorizer
Friends of Education
200 East Lake Street
Wayzata, MN 55391
Classical Education
Academic Programming
Curriculum By Grade Level
First Grade
Second Grade
Third Grade
Fourth Grade
Fifth Grade